Air quality alert in effect; some snow Sunday

The National Weather Service has issued an air quality alert for an area of Wisconsin that includes Kenosha County.

According to the text of the alert:

Due to stagnant air increasing fine particle concentrations, the
air quality index is expected to reach the UNHEALTHY FOR
SENSITIVE GROUPS level. Sensitive groups include children, elderly
people, individuals with respiratory and cardiac problems, and
anyone engaged in strenuous outdoor activities for a prolonged
period of time.

The alert is set to be in effect until 3 p.m., Sunday.

Also Sunday afternoon, we should see some more snow. The latest, local NWS forecast calls for less than an inch during the day Sunday and perhaps another inch overnight. Snow is likely to start around noon, Sunday and  stop falling by 11 p.m., Sunday.

UPDATE about 4:15 p.m. — Here’s the latest on the snow forecast from NWS:

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